Transitional Housing is available from December 17, 2021-January 9, 2022.

  • ANYONE staying after Thursday, December 16th is required to sign up for transitional/Christmas housing through the form below.
  • Transitional & Christmas housing applications are due December 1st, 2021. Any applications after this day will incur a $50 late fee.
  • Residence Halls will be closed during Christmas break. All students needing transitional housing during Christmas break will reside in Knollcrest East Apartments.
  • Students needing housing staff to secure them Christmas Break transitional housing will include a $25 processing fee and will be $15 per night.
  • Students are welcome to find a friend currently living in KE apartments to host them for break housing. Students who find their own host will not need to pay the $15 per night fee but will still be required to pay the $25 processing fee.
  • **If you are planning to host a friend in your apartment during Christmas break, you will be offering your space freely and will not receive compensation for hosting. **
  • Students who are needing transitional housing for the whole Christmas break (12/17-01/09), will have their $25 fee waved. (*This only applies to students requiring a host assignment from the break housing team).
  • Meals will not be provided during Christmas break.

Need transitional housing for Christmas Break?






Current KE resident wanting to be a Christmas Break host?






Questions? Please contact Housing.

Transitional Housing is available from May 14-May 24.

  • ANYONE staying after Friday, May 14th is required to sign up for transitional/summer housing through the form below.
  • Transitional & Summer housing applications are due Monday, May 10th. Any applications after this day will incur a $50 late fee.
  • Residence Hall students will stay in their dorm room from May 14th through 10am, May 24th.
  • Transitional Housing will be free of charge for seniors and those staying for the entire summer. Housing for underclassmen only staying through May 24th is $15/night.
  • Meal plans will be available from May 14-23 for an additional charge:
    • Option 1: Lunch and Dinner - $18.70/day - $175 total
    • Option 2: Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast Bag included - $22.70/day - $200 total

Sign up for Transitional Housing here:






Departing campus housing:

Before your departure (either prior to May 24th or May 24th at 10am), you should complete a brief check-out process. Instructions for your check-out will be provided on this page, but in short:

DORM STUDENTS: You will stay in your dorm room up through May 24th at 10am. Please complete a self-checkout before you go.

CURRENT KE RESIDENTS: Unless Housing tells you otherwise, you will stay in your current apartment up through May 24th at 10am. Please complete a formal checkout with an RA before you go.


Questions? Please contact Housing.

Spring Break housing as available Sunday, February 27th–Sunday, March 6th, 2022. Registration is due February 21st, 2022. Any late registrations will be charged a $25 late fee. Please be sure to sign up early to assure placement and avoid late fees!

All Calvin University policies apply during Spring Break.

    • Placement Details

      For the spring 2022 term, both KE Apartment residents and dorm students will have the opportunity to remain in their semester housing assignments for spring break. Although both dorm and KE apartment students will not need to move housing for spring break, those needing housing will be required to register to stay on campus. Dorm students who desire to stay with a friend currently residing in KE apartment can do so but will be required to register and pay the necessary break housing fees.

    • Cost and fees

      Registration closes on February 21st at 5pm. Any late registrations will be charged a $25 fee.

      • Registration for both KE residents and dorms students is required.
      • Because the dorms are traditionally closed during spring break, dorm students requesting to stay on campus will be charged $15 per night.
      • KE apartment residents will not be changed an extra break housing fee but need to register in order to maintain card access to KE apartment buildings.
      • Note: There will be a $100 fine plus the nightly charge of $15 to anyone who remains in their dorms without registration. All spring break housing fees will be charge to your miscellaneous account after the break has ended.
    • Dining Halls

      The dining halls will be closed during spring break. Students are encouraged to explore off campus dining options include food and grocery delivery services.

    • Questions?

      Please reach out to Holli-Noelle Dueck, Break Housing Graduate Assistant, with any questions or concerns. Holli can be reach at: hd35@calvin.edu


Spring Break Housing Registration for current KE Apartment Residents

Spring Break Housing Registration for Dorm Students

Knollcrest East Apartments are a convenient and safe option for summer living close to campus. We have full amenities, a competitive rent rate, and an RA staff who plan community events throughout summer months.

Summer break housing is available May 2, 2022, through August 21, 2022. Student who are interested in summer housing will be required to apply and must be approved for placement. Registration is due April 18th, 2022. Any late registrations will be charged a $50 late fee. Please be sure to sign up before registration closes to ensure placement and avoid late fees!

    • Placement Details

      The residence halls will be closed during summer break, therefore all students requiring housing will be staying in the Knollcrest East Apartments. Due to the high demand for housing, students are not guaranteed a single room apartment and may be placed with apartment-mates and roommates at any point throughout the summer.

    • Dining Halls

      The dining halls will be closed during summer break. Each KE apartment is equipped with a full kitchen to store and prepare food. Cooking utensils are not provided per apartment but can be borrowed via check-out at the KE front desk.

    • Cost and fees

      Summer break housing charges are listed below. In additional to these charges, those who register after the April 18 deadline, will be charged a $50 late registration fee. Students who remain on campus during summer break without an approved application, will be charged the appropriate charges below in addition to a $100 fine. Weekly and nightly summer housing payments are due before or on May 2, 2022. Entire summer residents will have an initial payment of $500 due on May 2 and the remaining summer balance ($1,500) due on June 1, 2022.
                     Nightly charge: $25
                     Weekly charge: $150
                     Entire summer: $2,000

Questions? Please reach out to housing@calvin.edu with any questions or concerns regarding summer break housing.